Upcoming Events

Pioneer Thursday | September 13th, 2018


3:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M. Workshop | Overland Room 
Immerse Yourself in a New Reality: VR & AR with Ivan Gris, Beacon Hill VR.

Whether you are a student, developer, small business owner, or entrepreneur, Ivan will tell you what virtual, augmented, and mixed reality are all about, and what they can do for you. You will get to try out The Hub’s own HoloLens, Oculus Rift, and really cool VR Desktop. Ivan will tell you about the Hub’s upcoming outreach and training program on VR/AR/MR for students, entrepreneurs, and SMEs in El Paso.

4:30 P.M. – 5:30 P.M. Workshop | Paisano Room 
The Art of the Business Pitch with Marlon Perez, LevelUp Coaching & Human Development.

Learn how an effective pitch can make a difference in your business. Whether you’re pitching to friends, business professionals, or investors, it’s never too early or too late to learn how to communicate briefly and succinctly. Marlon will show you some techniques to do this effectively.

6:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. Fireside Chat | Pioneer Lounge
Pioneers in Art & Industry with Valentin Sandoval and Don Shapiro, Power at the Pass.
Join a conversation with an award-winning writer (Valentin Sandoval) and an industrial pioneer (Don Schapiro) who embody the spirit of the borderland, love El Paso (like we do), and believe in its bright future. Valentin and Don joined forces two years ago to create very special arts and storytelling platform in one of Don’s old industrial buildings. 

7:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. ESA Reception | Pioneer Lounge | RSVP Required
Educational Summit of The Americas Reception
Hosted by Felipe Gal├ín, Educational Summit of the Americas

Felipe Galan, founder of the ESA, will be hosting the opening reception for the the Educational Summit of the Americas. Felipe founded the ESA to connect outstanding higher education opportunities in the United States and Mexico to students from El Paso, Las Cruces and the State of Chihuahua. Please RSVP with Felipe to reserve your space at felipe@esaelpaso.com.